Maclin Family History

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Maclin Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish and Irish McLean. See also Macklin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Mclin, Mclain, Machin, Mallin, Mcclain, Camlin, Fallin, Maddin

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Maclin Family Origin

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Maclin Family Occupations

What did your Maclin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Maclin family was Porter. The most common Maclin occupation in the UK was Boot Seller. 25% of Maclin's were Boot Sellers. Boot Seller, Farmer and Labourer (Army Pensioner) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maclin.

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  • Boot Seller

  • Farmer

  • Labourer (Army Pensioner)

  • Porter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Maclin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Maclin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Maclin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maclin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 363 immigration records available for the last name Maclin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Maclin. For the veterans among your Maclin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maclin Life Expectancy

What is the average Maclin lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Maclin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Maclin in 1946 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maclin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maclin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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